Lane Powell Receives Top Rankings From US News and Best Lawyers in the ‘Best Law Firms’ Survey
Lane Powell was recognized as one of the nation’s “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News and Best Lawyers in its 2011-2012 “Best Law Firms” survey. The Firm’s rankings increased in nearly all categories this year. Nationally, the Firm received top rankings in Construction and Tax Law. Across Portland and Seattle, the Firm was named in nearly 50 practice areas. Top ranked practice areas include Antitrust, Appellate, Banking and Finance, Construction, Eminent Domain and Condemnation, Employment Benefits (ERISA), Long Term Care and Seniors Housing, Mass Torts Litigation/Class Action Defense, Tax Law, Tax Litigation and White Collar Criminal Defense. The rankings are based on an evaluation process that involved collecting client and lawyer evaluations, peer reviews from leading attorneys in their field, and reviews of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.